Tampa Bay Buccaneers 3 Chicago Bears 14
Sunday 26 November 1978 at Soldier Field
TB13:29-2Q O'Donoghue FG44
CHI4:51-3Q Payton 3 run (Thomas kick)
CHI11:58-4Q Avellini 3 run (Thomas kick)

INDIVIDUAL STATISTICS
RUSHING
BUCS: Carter 12-56, Rae 3-23, Davis 5-10, Ragsdale 2-10.
BEARS: Harper 25-144, Payton 27-105, Evans 2-3, Avellini 6-(-1).
PASSING
BUCS: Rae 12-4-54-0-0, Green 1-1-0-0-0.
BEARS: Avellini 6-4-62-1-0, Evans 1-0-0-0-0.
RECEIVING
BUCS: Davis 2-0, Grant 1-19, Obradovich 1-18, McKay 1-17.
BEARS: Payton 2-26, Latta 1-20, Scott 1-16.
INTERCEPTIONS
BUCS: Brown 1-27.
BEARS: none.
KICK RETURNS
BUCS: Reece 1-22, Ragsdale 1-16, Carter 1-15.
OPPONENTS: Baschnagel 2-50.
PUNT RETURNS
BUCS: Reece 3-24.
OPPONENTS: Livers 3-5.
SACKS
BUCS: Pear 1-12.
OPPONENTS: Page 3-25, Hartenstine 2-14, Osborne 1-10, Meyers 1-7, Campbell 1-5.
GAME REPORTS AND COMMENTS
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Walter Payton and Roland Harper became the first Bear backs to rush for more than 100 yards in the same game in 23 years as Chicago ran their way to success.

The Bucs were held to -7 yards passing and 92 yards of total offense.
OFFENSEDEFENSE
LT75 Reavis LDE73 Hannah
LG64 Horton DT76 Pear
C79 Wilson RDE63 L Selmon
RG68 Medlin LOLB57 Lewis
RT72 Puetz LILB61 D Selmon
WR87 Mucker RILB54 Wood
WR89 McKay ROLB56 Johnson
TE86 Obradovich LCB45 White
FB38 Davis SS33 Cotney
RB32 L Carter FS34 Brown
QB15 Rae RCB40 Washington
SUBSTITUTIONS
4 Green, 6 O'Donoghue, 23 Ragsdale, 25 Jordan, 28 White, 44 Cesare, 46 Reece, 51 Nafziger, 52 Harris, 53 Bonness, 55 Brown, 60 Chambers, 71 Crowder, 74 Freitas, 77 Kollar, 83 Grant, 85 Owens, 88 Giles
DID NOT PLAY
12 Williams, 19 Huff, 42 Bell, 65 Johnson, 70 Carlton
INACTIVE